St. James is a tiny town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 819 people and just one neighborhood, St. James is the 232nd largest community in Louisiana.
Occupations and Workforce
St. James is a blue-collar town, with 36.39% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, St. James is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. James who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (14.11%), food service (8.42%) and office and administrative support (8.42%).
Also of interest is that St. James has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, St. James is worth considering.
One downside of living in St. James is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In St. James, the average commute to work is 32.27 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
St. James is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.